Péter Medgyessy

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Péter Medgyessy
Medgyessy in August 2014 (cropped).JPG
Prime Minister of Hungary
5th Prime Minister of the Third Republic of Hungary
In office
27 May 2002 – 29 September 2004
PresidentFerenc Mádl
Preceded byViktor Orbán
Succeeded byFerenc Gyurcsány
Minister of Finance
In office
1 January 1987 – 15 December 1987
Preceded byIstván Hetényi
Succeeded byMiklós Villányi
In office
1 March 1996 – 7 July 1998
Preceded byLajos Bokros
Succeeded byZsigmond Járai
Personal details
Born (1942-10-19) 19 October 1942 (age 80)
Hungary Budapest, Hungary
Political partyindependent (MSZMP until 1989)
Spouse(s)Katalin Csaplár

Péter Medgyessy (born 19 October 1942) is a Hungarian politician. He was the fifth Prime Minister of Hungary.[1] He served as Prime Minister from May 2002 to September 2004.[2]

Medgyessy was born in Budapest, Hungary.

References[change | change source]

  1. Fisher, Ian (22 April 2002). "Hungarians Choose Socialist as New Leader". The New York Times. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
  2. "Prime Minister Resigns In Hungary Power Fight". The Wall Street Journal. 20 August 2004. Retrieved 2021-09-12.

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